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Lindsay - Posted on Sept. 16, 2019, 7:54 p.m.

Chromecast (Android)

Use the Chrome Cast with the Muslim Kids TV Android app!

  • Install the Muslim Kids TV Android app.
  • Open the Muslim Kids TV app.
  • Login/Sign Up as needed.
  • Select a video from any series, or hit the "Live TV" button.
  • You should see the Chromecast icon in the top right

If you don'tsee the Chromecast icon, you might not have your Chromecast set up correctly, see troubleshooting at the bottom of the page.

  • Tap the Chromecast Icon
  • You should see a pop up with a list of avaiable chromecast devices.

  • Select a device.
  • The app will start connecting to the Chromecast.
  • After a moment you should see the video begin playing on your TV!
  • You can control the Chromecast by tapping the Chromecast Icon again.

 

Troubleshooting:

  • Setup Chromecast (instructions)
  • Connect your Android device to the same Wi-Fi network as your Chromecast or TV with Chromecast built-in.
  • Turn off "Power Saving Mode" on your Android device.
  • Important: The "Microphone" permission in the Google Play Services app needs to be turned on to successfully use the 'Screen/Audio' feature with Chromecast.
    • To turn on microphone permissions:
      • On your Android device, tap Settings.
      • Scroll down and tap Apps and then Google Play Services and then Permissions.
      • Look for "Microphone" and slide the slider On.